fantasy premier league team selection GW3 – the FFGeek team


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Here’s my fantasy premier league team selection GW3 article. As is normal, I review GW2, share my transfer thoughts, captain choice and the lineup dilemmas.

fantasy premier league team selection GW3 – the FFGeek team




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Introduction

Firstly if you’re new to the site my last 4 seasons overall ranks are 17k,  36k, 17k and 21k.

GW2 review

GW2 points: 51 (FPL average 59) Total points 119, Overall Rank: 1,861k, red arrow:  877k Team Value: £99.8m

Here’s the points:




fantasy premier league team selection GW3

You’d think 5 returning players wouldn’t be a disaster but the Son’s, Calvert Lewin’s, Kane’s and Rodriguez’s caused the damage round the edges.

I reviewed GW2 in my early thoughts on the FFGeek team article so I won’t go into detail here.  It’s easy to focus on OR at the moment but the reality is that it isn’t representative.  50k overall rank is only 46 points away.  Some managers made 41 points in 1 gameweek from Calvert Lewin and Son alone so I’m not worried as yet.

Transfer thoughts

1 free transfer and £0.00 in the bank.

The transfer I’m going to do is the one I was always planning and that’s Aubameyang out and De Bruyne in.  It’s a pretty popular transfer and with good reason.  He did have an injury scare midweek but apparently kept on playing.  Pep obviously didn’t mention it today which means nothing obviously but I’m going to do it anyway.

So the transfer is Aubameyang out and De Bruyne in

Captain Choice

The FFGeek Captain poll has them pretty close as options.  I’m personally going for Werner as the opposition WBA just seem totally hopeless defensively.

The lineup

Nothing controversial here.  Even if Saliba was playing it’s v Liverpool so he goes to the back of the bench with Reed beside him.  Ive gone for Ward Prowse at Burnley over Soucek at home to Wolves

Bookies odds for the matches

Here’s the clean sheet and anytime goalscorer odds for the team this week.  The average is £2.63 which is far better than last weeks £3.15.  Whether that pans out that way we’ll have to see.

I’ve also included the player classifications which you can get from the early FFGeek team article if you’re not familiar



fantasy premier league team selection GW3

Here’s the team

fantasy premier league TEAM SELECTION gw3

Good luck everyone!

Watch Alex Ball’s and Richie’s FPL you tube channel

Other Posts

FFGeek Contributors teams part 1

FFGeek Contributors teams Part 2

Analysing 10 top FPL managers teams

FPL Fixture difficulty schedule

Early thoughts on the FFGeek team

The FFGeek captain poll GW3

The FFGeek podcast

Player rankings GW3 – Defender and GKs

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27 thoughts on “fantasy premier league team selection GW3 – the FFGeek team”

  1. Question for you Geek – do you think it is possible to win FPL with your style of playing (i.e. no aggressive hits, no thought to team value, no aggressive captain choices etc)?

      • As I said to another person, Alot of last season I was working to midnight friday and then again starting at 6 am Saturday. I’m trying to work out a reasonable schedule for this season which may take a bit of time to get the balance right. Good luck on twitter

    • Alot of last season I was working to midnight friday and then again starting at 6 am Saturday. I’m trying to work out a reasonable schedule for this season which may take some time

  2. The amount and quality of content here is amazing. You can’t please everyone. Awesome work as always, geek.
    Green arrows everyone.

  3. Never understood people complaining on here – they don’t have to pay nor forced to visit the site.

    Keep up the good work geek

  4. The Geek site is excellent (though the jumpy adverts drive me nuts). The contributors articles and Geeks own team article are the highlights.

    • Thanks Allan. Sorry about the adverts. Covid has made viability difficult. there is a Patreon $2 per month advert free option. Good luck this week.

  5. No worries, I don’t know where you get the time to do any of it. I think I’ll rejoin the Patreon site (I left cos it was taking up too much of my time!). Thanks again

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